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Accident: 95936.015 - Worker Operating Circular Saw Incurs Finger Amputation

Accident: 95936.015 -- Report ID: 0950641 -- Event Date: 04/01/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1235900.01505/26/2017Ever Flores
At 11:30 a.m. on April 1, 2017, Employee #1 was working on a construction project. He was using a Skilsaw circular power saw to cut the bottom of a wooden door. The saw kicked back, and the blade struck his left hand's ring finger. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for the amputation of his finger.
Keywords: saw, door, finger, hand tool, amputation, kick back, electric saw, construction, amputated, circular saw
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1235900.015 33 M Hospitalized injury Amputation Carpenters

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